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Lakeridge Health
Aug 29, 2019
Part time
LAKERIDGE HEALTH CORPORATION REGISTERED NURSE PACEMAKER CLINIC REGULAR PART-TIME Days schedule; 8 hour shifts Subject to working at all sites within Lakeridge Health ONA-1900001678 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: As a member of the cardiac diagnostics team, the Pacemaker RN will focus on improving clinical outcomes and standards of care for cardiac patients with a focus on arrhythmia illnesses through patient assessment, follow-up, coordination of patient care for all aspects of the patient experience. They will perform pacemaker device interrogations, testing, and diagnostic interpretation, and device management.  The Pacemaker RN will also be responsible for patient assessments, implementing treatment modalities with physician guidance as necessary, along with developing and evaluating clinic operations.  They will work to develop strategies with the Patient Care Manager, to enhance clinic operations. QUALIFICATIONS: *Baccalaureate in Nursing preferred ; *Minimum of 3 years Registered and in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario; *Minimum 1-year experience with comprehensive device management and confidence in interrogation of Pacemaker and ICD required; *Strong background in cardiovascular physiology, electrocardiography and rhythm interpretation; *Competent to perform CPR at a Basic Cardiac Life Support level; *ACLS is required; *CCDS or equivalent certification is preferred; *Additional coronary care certification considered an asset, or in progress; *Coronary Care Certification or related experience, including arrhythmia interpretation; *Knowledge and ability to operate various industry programmers including Medtronic, Biotronic, Boston Scientific, and Sorin; *Knowledge of Cardiac Care Network Pacemaker Clinic Guidelines and a clear understanding of professional standards and scope of practice; *Demonstrated ability to provide professional practice leadership, to challenge and motivate others and to provide culturally sensitive care to meet the needs of diverse populations; *Commitment to continuing education to ensure maintenance of competencies and current best practices in device management; *Evidence of sound organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to work well in stressful situations; *Demonstrates ability to independently problem solve using critical thinking and decision-making skills; *Excellent communication, negotiation, teaching and interpersonal skills when provided care to patients, families, the community and with all members of the interprofessional team; *Computer skills should include competency with Word, Excel, Outlook, Meditech and PaceArt *Evidence of ongoing professional development is an asset; *Bilingualism in French/English is an asset; *Demonstrated an understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety and environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education sessions; * Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Inclusion, Compassion, Innovation, Teamwork and Joy; * Proven good attendance record with capability of maintaining this same standard. Salary- $33.23- 47.57 per hour CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Lakeridge Health thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are qualified for the above position, please apply online: https://careers.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/eRecruit/Search_Results.aspx?ReturnRows=1000&KeyWords=1900001678   The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Hospital and the Ontario Nurses Association (RN Bargaining Unit). Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under Lakeridge Health's Employment Accommodation policy.  Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.
Lakeridge Health
Aug 27, 2019
Full time
LAKERIDGE HEALTH REGISTERED NURSES FULL-TIME DAY/NIGHT; WEEKEND SCHEDULE; 12 HOUR SHIFTS; (Subject to change) CORPORATE EMERGENCY PROGRAM LAKERIDGE HEALTH OSHAWA (Primary location is Lakeridge Health Oshawa, but could be requested to work at the Port Perry or Bowmanville sites) We are currently looking for enthusiastic and experienced Registered Nurses to join our team.  In this position you will have the opportunity to use your extensive knowledge and expertise to help us develop, implement and maintain innovative Emergency Department practices that will meet the current and future needs of Lakeridge Health. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Emergency (ER) RN will report to the ER Managers and utilize nursing processes in providing a positive patient care experience. As an ER RN you will participate as a member of the Health Care Team and the Nursing Team as an individual practitioner to maintain competence and professionalism relevant to current RN practices.  The ER RN will maintain nursing records and perform other related duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: *    Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario (in good standing); *    Current B.C.L.S.; *    Demonstrated commitment to maintaining Reflective Practice Standards as outlined by the CON; *    Recent significant Emergency/Critical Care experience: paediatric experience; *    Successful completion of coronary care courses from an approved institution; *    Proven EKG interpretation, cardiac monitoring, trauma nursing, and patient assessment skills (tested); *    Must be I.V. Certified and Defibrillation Certified; *    Proven organizational, prioritization, critical thinking, problem-solving and teaching skills; *    Effective communication and interpersonal skills; *    Sound judgement, good observation skills, tact and empathy; *    Commitment to successfully complete CNA Emergency Nursing Certification (ENC(C); *    Critical Care/ER/PALS/TNCC Certificate preferred; *    Demonstrated ability to assume a charge/supervisory role; *    B.Sc.N and ACLS preferred; *    Physically capable of lifting, turning, transferring patients manually and with mechanical aids; *    Must have a satisfactory performance record; *  Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Inclusion, Compassion, Innovation, Teamwork and Joy; *    Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff, patient and environmental safety and participation in regular in-service in this area; and *    Proven good attendance record with capabilities of maintaining this same standard.   SALARY: $33.23 - $47.57 per hour CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Lakeridge Health thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are qualified for the above position, please apply online: https://careers.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/eRecruit/VacancyDetail.aspx?VacancyUID=000000026276 The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Hospital and the Ontario Nurses Association (RN Bargaining Unit). Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under Lakeridge Health's Employment Accommodation policy.  Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.